The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Network Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Third Line Network Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 787 846 885
Rank change year-on-year +59 +39  
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Network Engineer 78 68 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.093% 0.074% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.076% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 75 54 65
Median salary £45,000 £38,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.12% -18.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,525 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £57,125 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.86% -22.10%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 270000 337980 379014
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

3rd Line Network Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Network Engineer in England

3rd Line Network Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer in England.

Salary trend for 3rd Line Network Engineer in England

3rd Line Network Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Network Engineer in England

3rd Line Network Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Network Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +37 30 £48,500 +21.25% 1
South East +52 24 £45,000 +2.85% 1
North of England -8 12 £40,000 +53.84% 1
North West -35 8 £33,500 +28.84% 1
East of England -6 7 £45,000 +50.00% 3
South West -3 5 £45,000 +30.43%
Midlands +12 4 £45,000 -10.00%
Yorkshire +2 4 £40,000 -
West Midlands +13 3 £45,000 +32.35%
East Midlands +24 1 £60,000 +20.00%
3rd Line Network Engineer
UK

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 3rd Line Network Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring 3rd Line Network Engineer in the job title.

1 127 (76.97%) Cisco
2 126 (76.36%) Firewall
3 106 (64.24%) Cisco Certification
4 92 (55.76%) CCNP
5 78 (47.27%) Juniper
6 73 (44.24%) WAN
7 64 (38.79%) VPN
8 61 (36.97%) LAN
9 59 (35.76%) VMware
9 59 (35.76%) CCNA
10 54 (32.73%) Active Directory
11 52 (31.52%) MPLS
12 50 (30.30%) Windows
13 49 (29.70%) DNS
14 48 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
15 47 (28.48%) VoIP
16 41 (24.85%) TCP/IP
17 40 (24.24%) Hyper-V
17 40 (24.24%) Linux
18 39 (23.64%) Cisco ASA
18 39 (23.64%) Windows Server
19 37 (22.42%) Cisco Nexus
19 37 (22.42%) Data Centre
19 37 (22.42%) ITIL
20 36 (21.82%) Microsoft
20 36 (21.82%) Palo Alto
21 32 (19.39%) Load Balancing
22 31 (18.79%) Network Security
22 31 (18.79%) DHCP
22 31 (18.79%) CheckPoint

3rd Line Network Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (15.76%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (5.45%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.82%) Confluence
7 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.88%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.27%) Office 365
3 11 (6.67%) IaaS
3 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.21%) PaaS
5 1 (0.61%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 126 (76.36%) Firewall
2 73 (44.24%) WAN
3 64 (38.79%) VPN
4 61 (36.97%) LAN
5 52 (31.52%) MPLS
6 49 (29.70%) DNS
7 47 (28.48%) VoIP
8 41 (24.85%) TCP/IP
9 39 (23.64%) Cisco ASA
10 37 (22.42%) Cisco Nexus
11 31 (18.79%) BGP
11 31 (18.79%) DHCP
11 31 (18.79%) Network Security
12 29 (17.58%) Internet
12 29 (17.58%) VLAN
13 27 (16.36%) OSPF
13 27 (16.36%) Wireless
14 22 (13.33%) Skype
15 17 (10.30%) NetScaler
15 17 (10.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 22 (13.33%) Retail
2 14 (8.48%) Finance
2 14 (8.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.21%) Legal
4 1 (0.61%) Electronics
4 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.27%) LAMP
2 9 (5.45%) Web Services
3 6 (3.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 37 (22.42%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (3.03%) Clustering
4 5 (3.03%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.21%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.21%) CMDB
6 2 (1.21%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.21%) Replication
7 1 (0.61%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.61%) FMCG
7 1 (0.61%) iPad
7 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 50 (30.30%) Windows
2 40 (24.24%) Linux
3 39 (23.64%) Windows Server
4 18 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (9.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (7.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.24%) CentOS
7 7 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (3.64%) Debian
9 5 (3.03%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.82%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.21%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.61%) Solaris
12 1 (0.61%) Unix
12 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.42%) ITIL
2 32 (19.39%) Load Balancing
3 29 (17.58%) Network Design
4 19 (11.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 16 (9.70%) Mentoring
6 12 (7.27%) Contingency Planning
7 10 (6.06%) Network Management
7 10 (6.06%) SIEM
8 9 (5.45%) High Availability
8 9 (5.45%) Patch Management
9 7 (4.24%) Change Control
9 7 (4.24%) Network Architecture
9 7 (4.24%) Network Monitoring
9 7 (4.24%) Service Management
10 6 (3.64%) Data Security
10 6 (3.64%) DevOps
10 6 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (3.64%) Network Optimisation
10 6 (3.64%) Problem Management
10 6 (3.64%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.48%) PowerShell
2 12 (7.27%) SQL
3 6 (3.64%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.42%) PHP
5 2 (1.21%) C
6 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.61%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.61%) C-shell
6 1 (0.61%) Perl
6 1 (0.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 106 (64.24%) Cisco Certification
2 92 (55.76%) CCNP
3 59 (35.76%) CCNA
4 29 (17.58%) CCIE
5 18 (10.91%) JNCIP
6 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (10.30%) Security Cleared
7 15 (9.09%) MCSE
8 8 (4.85%) CCSA
8 8 (4.85%) JNCIA
8 8 (4.85%) MCITP
9 7 (4.24%) CCNP Voice
10 6 (3.64%) JNCIS
10 6 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (3.03%) Degree
11 5 (3.03%) JNCIE
12 4 (2.42%) DV Cleared
12 4 (2.42%) MCSA
12 4 (2.42%) RHCE
12 4 (2.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (4.24%) Cyber Essentials
2 7 (4.24%) SLA
3 6 (3.64%) GDPR
3 6 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (3.03%) QA
5 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 54 (32.73%) Active Directory
2 48 (29.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (24.24%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.27%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (6.06%) vSphere
6 8 (4.85%) Terminal Services
7 6 (3.64%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.82%) NFS
10 2 (1.21%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.21%) VMware Server
10 2 (1.21%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (9.09%) FortiGate
2 9 (5.45%) SCCM
2 9 (5.45%) WSUS
3 7 (4.24%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.64%) HAProxy
5 5 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.42%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.21%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.21%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.61%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.61%) OpenView
8 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 127 (76.97%) Cisco
2 78 (47.27%) Juniper
3 59 (35.76%) VMware
4 36 (21.82%) Microsoft
4 36 (21.82%) Palo Alto
5 31 (18.79%) CheckPoint
6 26 (15.76%) F5
7 25 (15.15%) HP
8 21 (12.73%) Citrix
9 20 (12.12%) Dell
10 18 (10.91%) SonicWALL
11 16 (9.70%) SolarWinds
12 12 (7.27%) Fortinet
13 11 (6.67%) Avaya
14 10 (6.06%) NetApp
15 9 (5.45%) Meraki
15 9 (5.45%) Red Hat
15 9 (5.45%) Symantec
16 7 (4.24%) Mitel
16 7 (4.24%) WatchGuard
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